"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.